10 best Kigali hotels that will make your Rwanda stay memorable
10 best Kigali hotels Rwanda safaris
Known as the land of a thousand hills, Rwanda is one of the most incredibly beautiful places on the African continent. The country abounds with unforgettable sceneries that visitors remember forever.
Rwanda has many attractive beaches, lakes, hills and an extremely rich wildlife reserve. The country is blessed with a very favorable climate all year round, fine food and rich cultural heritage of arts and crafts.
Rwanda is host to numerous national parks, national museums, and tourists can enjoy the many exciting activities like biking, trekking, mountain biking, and shopping.
Moreover, Kigali, the capital city is also the country’s vibrant commercial center. Surrounded by lush green, Kigali is particularly beautiful at night as the lights glimmer over the hills.
Ubumwe Grande Hotel
Experience the charm, warmth and genuine service of the Ubumwe Grande Hotel Kigali City Center. Located in the heart of Kigali, the hotel offers easy access to corporate offices, major banks, and shopping arcades. Feel at home in a spacious guest room with complimentary WiFi, a 40-inch HDTV, a large work desk and a bathroom with rain shower. Upgrade for more space, a bathroom with bathtub. Our suites offer a kitchenette and dining table, separate living area and convertible sofa.
Enjoy breakfast, lunch, and dinner at Fiesta All Day Dining. Take in panoramic views over the city from Rooftop Rendezvous Bar & Grill, offering a wide range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks and cocktails, an extensive à la carte menu, and live entertainment. Unwind with a meal in your room with our room service, available 24-hours. It offers a fully equipped business center and six meeting rooms of different sizes and set-ups, fully backed with A/V equipment.
Areas of interest close to the property include Genocide Memorial, 3.5 km from Ubumwe Grande Hotel and Kigali Convention Center, 5 km from the property.
The hotel also offers bike hire. RDB Tourist Information Centre is 85 m from Ubumwe Grande Hotel. The nearest airport is Kigali International Airport, 11 km from the property.
The hotel also has one of the best-rated locations in Kigali! Guests are happier about it compared to other properties in the area.
5 Swiss Hotel
Rwanda, the land of a thousand hills is one of the most incredibly beautiful places on the African continent.
Located in the very heart of the city center – best known as Kiyovu, 5 Swiss Hotel is situated in a secured and peaceful area with a breathtaking view over the hills of Kigali.
5 Swiss Hotel offers a full range of services in order to meet your leisure, secretarial, business and logistic needs. It offers Internet Services with a complimentary WiFi internet connection in all guest rooms, restaurants, and public areas.
Kigali International Airport is 10.2 km from the hotel while the Genocide memorial is 3.7 km.
Hotel Le Garni
Located 100 meters from the Union Trade Center, the hotel offers an outdoor swimming pool, 24-hour front desk, and a restaurant. All rooms come with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. Guests at Hotel Le Garni can enjoy a buffet breakfast.
This property also has one of the best-rated locations in Kigali!
Onomo Hotel Kigali
Among the various facilities are an outdoor swimming pool and a fitness center. The property offers city views and a terrace with views of Kiyovo Valley.
Guest rooms in the hotel are equipped with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels and tea, coffee making facilities and well air-conditioned. Rooms are complete with a private bathroom fitted with a shower.
Guests can make use of the business center or relax in the bar. Kigali Tourist Office is 300 m from the hotel, while the US Embassy is an 8-minute walk from the property.
2000 Hotel Downtown Kigali
The hotel is strategically located in the heart of the city’s core business district, adjacent to the embassy district and only 20 minutes’ drive from Kigali International Airport. It is an international four-star hotel integrating guest rooms, catering, business, fitness, and entertainment shopping facilities. I believe that Kigali 2000 Hotel should be one of your first choices for business travel in Rwanda.
While at the hotel, you can see mountains and city views and a rooftop terrace in the guest rooms. Free WIFI is offered within the hotel and free private parking is available. It also offers a fitness center. Each room has a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. Certain rooms have a seating area to relax in after a busy day. Enjoy a cup of coffee or tea while looking out at the mountains or garden.
Bamboo Restaurant offers Chinese and Western cuisine. Guests can choose from a large selection of wines in the bamboo bar.
Speaking English, French, and Chinese, the 24-hour reception is there to help guests with all their queries.
A shopping mall and supermarket is located on the ground floor. The Central Business District and Kigali City Tower are within a 2-minute walk of this hotel. The Tourist Information Center is a 5-minute walk away.
The Genocide Memorial is 3 km from the property while the Kigali Convention Center is 7 km away. 2000 Hotel Downtown Kigali is situated 11 km from Kigali International Airport. The hotel offers airport shuttle services.
Located in Kigali and with Kigali Centenary Park reachable within 4 km, Villa Asimba provides express check-in and check-out, non-smoking rooms, an outdoor swimming pool, free WiFi and a garden. Providing a restaurant, the property also has a bar and a shared lounge. The hotel has an indoor pool, a hot tub, and a 24-hour front desk.
At the hotel, every room has a desk, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom. All units at Villa Asimba include air conditioning and a wardrobe, a sun terrace and a continental breakfast is available daily.
MTN Centre Kigali is 5 km from the hotel, while the Belgian Peacekeepers Memorial is 8 km away.
Park Inn by Radisson, Kigal
Offering a prime city center location, the Park Inn by Radisson Kigali is the premier hotel choice in Rwanda’s capital city. The hotel is within easy reach of government buildings like the Presidential Palace and the Kigali Genocide Memorial Center. The international airport is just 12 kilometers away, and the airport shuttles to and from the hotel are available. Our 161 modern rooms and suites include amenities like free high-speed Wi-Fi and vibrant furnishings, so you can stay connected in comfort. When it comes to dining, the Live Inn Room Restaurant offers a modern, cozy atmosphere, along with a delectable range of international dishes. The restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Dmall Hotel is located in Kigali 500 meters away from Rwanda Development Board and Tanzania High Commission. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar and restaurant. Free private parking is available on site.
Dmall Hotel provides a business center, gym, casino, meeting rooms and offers free WiFi. You will find free shuttle service at the hotel.
A range of activities are offered in the area, such as golfing and hiking. Yego Arts studio is 900 meters from Dmall Hotel, while the International Gorilla Conservation Program is 900 m away. The nearest airport is Kigali International Airport, 4 km from Dmall Hotel.
This property also has one of the best-rated locations in Kigali! Guests are happier about it compared to other properties in the area.
Radisson Blu Hotel & Convention Centre
The Radisson Blu Hotel & Convention Center in Kigali is just 5 kilometers from the bustling city center and Kigali International Airport (KGL). Our contemporary hotel is situated in an office park with Kigali Convention Center, which has room for up to 5,000 delegates. It’s just 2 km from several government embassies, the British High Commission, the Parliament, and the Supreme Court.
Radisson Blu Hotel & Convention Centre Kigali has an outdoor swimming pool, garden, a bar and a shared lounge in Kigali. Among the facilities of this hotel are a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk, and a shared kitchen, along with free WiFi.
At the hotel, every room comes with a desk. At Radisson Blu Hotel & Convention Cen the rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV, a private bathroom, and a patio with pool view.
Guests at the accommodation can enjoy a buffet breakfast.
Radisson Blu Hotel & Convention Centre Kigali offers a children’s playground.
The Court Boutique Hotel
The Court Boutique Hotel is situated 100 meters from Parliament of Rwanda and half a mile from the Kigali convention center. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant, every room at this hotel is air-conditioned and is equipped with a flat-screen TV. All rooms include a seating area to relax in after a busy day. A terrace or balcony are featured in certain rooms. Every room is fitted with a private bathroom fitted with a shower. For your comfort, you will find slippers, free toiletries, and a hairdryer.
It offers a 24-hour front desk at the property, Nyarutarama Tennis Club is 1.1 kilometers from the hotel, while the Golf club is 1.5 kilometers from the property. Kigali International Airport is 4 kilometers away and Genocide Memorial is 7 kilometers away.
In conclusion, Rwanda is an amazing place to be for your holidays and you might want to consider including it in your African destinations. Friendly Gorillas is your friendly tour operator. We organize tours to all these destinations.